National Specialty Pharmacy Continues Growth and Expansion Into New Markets with 17th Retail Store
PHOENIX, Ariz. July 3, 2012 – The Apothecary Shops announced today that they will acquire Colorado Pharmacy, a specialty pharmacy providing services in the Greater Denver area. With a practice primarily focused on infectious diseases (including HIV medications), Colorado Pharmacy will now offer new and existing customers expanded clinical services under The Apothecary Shops brand.
“Colorado Pharmacy has a strong record of service to patients and providers in the Denver area,” said The Apothecary Shops President Keith Cook. “By bringing this already successful pharmacy under our umbrella, we can continue to grow our business and provide new markets with the same world class attention, care, and service that we’ve been maintaining since 1996.”
“We’re always searching for ways to strategically position The Apothecary Shops to better benefit our customers,” added Cook. “As we look to grow the company, this desire to better serve our patients and providers is always top of mind.”
Vice President of Operations, Randle House added “We are excited about expanding the strong clinical excellence of Colorado Pharmacy into more of our existing disease states.”
With the addition of the Colorado store, The Apothecary Shops now operates 17 retail stores in Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Missouri, and Ohio, and maintains a 21,000 square foot state-of-the-art national distribution center in Phoenix, allowing the company to care for patients in all 50 states.
About The Apothecary Shops, Inc.
Based in Phoenix, Arizona, The Apothecary Shops, Inc. is a national specialty pharmacy, providing individualized care and support to patients since 1996. The Apothecary Shops’ clinical pharmacists and staff members are experts in managing complex disease states and providing compassionate care. The Apothecary Shops offer a nationwide distribution service to complement 17 physical locations. For more information, please visit www.theapothecaryshop.com. In August, The Apothecary Shops will be rebranding under Avella Specialty Pharmacy. For more information, please visit www.avella.com.